The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 585 595 598
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 39 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.092% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.92% 1.11% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 16
Median daily rate £475 £513 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £472 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £615 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £513 £420
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +22.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4255 4603 5263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.60% 8.31% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2657 2586 3085
Median daily rate £450 £440 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 84 41
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £52.47 £73.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +71.42%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 37 £475 -6.17% 9
North West +15 14 £475 -5.00% 2
Manchester - 12 £475 -
South East +25 9 £515 +9.57% 2
London -1 6 £265 -51.81%
North East -30 2 £475 -7.31%
Midlands - 2 £550 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £525 -
Berkshire +7 1 £515 +9.57% 1
Slough +7 1 £515 +9.57%

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 91 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (39.56%) Manufacturing
3 26 (28.57%) Migration
4 18 (19.78%) SAP MM
5 17 (18.68%) Data Migration
6 15 (16.48%) SAP PP-PI
7 10 (10.99%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (9.89%) Process Improvement
8 9 (9.89%) SAP FI
9 8 (8.79%) Change Management
9 8 (8.79%) SAP SD
9 8 (8.79%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (8.79%) SAP XI
9 8 (8.79%) LSMW
9 8 (8.79%) SAP CO
9 8 (8.79%) SAP MII
9 8 (8.79%) Business Process Improvement
9 8 (8.79%) Feasibility Study
9 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Defect Management
10 6 (6.59%) SAP PM
10 6 (6.59%) Logistics
11 5 (5.49%) SAP QM
11 5 (5.49%) SAP APO
11 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.49%) FMCG
12 4 (4.40%) Master Data Management
12 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (4.40%) SAP Implementation
12 4 (4.40%) ERP

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.20%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (19.78%) SAP MM
2 15 (16.48%) SAP PP-PI
3 9 (9.89%) SAP FI
4 8 (8.79%) SAP CO
4 8 (8.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (8.79%) SAP MII
4 8 (8.79%) SAP SD
5 6 (6.59%) SAP PM
6 5 (5.49%) SAP APO
6 5 (5.49%) SAP QM
7 3 (3.30%) SAP SCM
8 2 (2.20%) SAP ERP
8 2 (2.20%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.20%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.10%) SAP LE
9 1 (1.10%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) LSMW
General
1 36 (39.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.20%) Dutch Language
2 2 (2.20%) German Language
2 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.10%) Automotive
3 1 (1.10%) Danish Language
3 1 (1.10%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) French Language
3 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (65.93%) Consultant
1 60 (65.93%) SAP Consultant
2 47 (51.65%) SAP PP Consultant
3 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) SAP PP Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) SAP PP Business Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) SAP QM Consultant
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
9 6 (6.59%) SAP MM Consultant
10 5 (5.49%) SAP SD Consultant
11 4 (4.40%) SAP PI Consultant
12 3 (3.30%) SAP Support
12 3 (3.30%) SAP Support Consultant
12 3 (3.30%) Support Consultant
13 2 (2.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Core Interface
2 2 (2.20%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.10%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) FMCG
2 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) AS400
3 1 (1.10%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Migration
2 17 (18.68%) Data Migration
3 10 (10.99%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (9.89%) Process Improvement
5 8 (8.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 8 (8.79%) Change Management
5 8 (8.79%) Defect Management
5 8 (8.79%) Feasibility Study
5 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 6 (6.59%) Logistics
7 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.40%) Data Management
8 4 (4.40%) ERP
8 4 (4.40%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Master Data Management
8 4 (4.40%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.40%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (3.30%) Network Planning
10 2 (2.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) ABAP
2 1 (1.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.10%) Degree
1 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) GxP
1 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) SAP